JERUSALEM Oct 13 The interim CEO of the Tel
Aviv Stock Exchange (TASE) on Thursday withdrew her request to
resign at the end of the year, the bourse said.
Gal Landau-Yaari, 41, had announced on Monday that she would
step down, adding to uncertainty surrounding the exchange as it
battles to recover from a drop in trading volumes and company
The exchange's board met on Thursday to discuss her decision
and asked her to reconsider and continue to serve as acting CEO.
"Landau-Yaari agreed to the board's request," the TASE said
in a brief statement.
Landau-Yaari took the reins at TASE in June after CEO Yossi
Beinart started a leave of absence due to illness. Beinart later
said he would resign and the TASE said its board would form a
search committee to select a new CEO.
(Reporting by Steven Scheer; Editing by Jeffrey Heller)